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  • The Myth of Superwoman: Women's Bestsellers in France and the United States book cover

    The Myth of Superwoman

    Women's Bestsellers in France and the United States, 1st Edition

    By Resa L. Dudovitz

    Reviled by critics but loved by the readers, the bestseller has until recently provoked little serious critical interest. In The Myth of Superwoman, originally published in 1990, Resa Dudovitz looks at this international phenomenon, particularly at the origins of the bestseller system in the United…

    Hardback – 2019-11-12 
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: Modern Fiction

  • John le Carré book cover

    John le Carré

    1st Edition

    By Eric Homberger

    Since the heyday of Ian Fleming’s fantasy superspy James Bond, the novels of John le Carré have held up to readers across the world a sombre, fascinating picture of decline, deception and ethical ambiguity. In this study, originally published in 1986, the first to include an interpretation of A…

    Hardback – 2019-11-12 
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: Modern Fiction

  • Lord Jim book cover

    Lord Jim

    1st Edition

    By John Batchelor

    Published in 1900, Conrad’s Lord Jim can in many ways be seen as the first ‘modern’ novel. This important full study of the book, originally published in 1988, emphasizes the outstanding historical and artistic significance of Conrad’s masterpiece. John Batchelor pursues the ways in which Conrad…

    Hardback – 2019-11-12 
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: Modern Fiction

  • John Fowles book cover

    John Fowles

    1st Edition

    By Peter Conradi

    John Fowles had gained great popularity as a contemporary novelist on both sides of the Atlantic. In this comprehensive study of his work, originally published in 1982, Peter Conradi relates his work to his life, his ideas and his place in contemporary English fiction at the time. Conradi sees him…

    Hardback – 2019-11-12 
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: Modern Fiction

  • Routledge Library Editions: Modern Fiction: 26 Volume Set book cover

    Routledge Library Editions: Modern Fiction

    26 Volume Set, 1st Edition

    By Various

    Routledge Library Editions: Modern Fiction (26 volume set) contains titles, originally published between 1977 and 1997. It includes titles on the roles of women in literature, fantasy as a genre, a source guide to science fiction and many titles by renowned academics looking at specific novelists,…

    Hardback – 2019-11-12 
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: Modern Fiction

  • Children’s Literature in the Long 19th Century book cover

    Children’s Literature in the Long 19th Century

    1st Edition

    Edited by Catherine Butler, Ann Alston

    In this collection the multidimensional story of children’s literature in the formative period of the long nineteenth century is illuminated, questioned, and, in some respects, rewritten. Children’s literature might be characterised as the love-child of the Enlightenment and the Romantic movements…

    Hardback – 2019-11-05 
    Routledge
    Historical Women's Writing

  • Women’s Writing from Wales before 1914 book cover

    Women’s Writing from Wales before 1914

    1st Edition

    Edited by Jane Aaron

    This collection works to rediscover and reassess a host of still little-known, pre-1914, Welsh women writers. In the last few decades considerable advances have been made towards rediscovering, contextualising, and analysing women’s writing from Wales. The combined influences of the post-1960s…

    Hardback – 2019-10-20 
    Routledge
    Historical Women's Writing

  • Locating Ann Radcliffe book cover

    Locating Ann Radcliffe

    1st Edition

    Edited by Andrew Smith, Mark Bennett

    This volume broadens the critical understanding of Ann Radcliffe’s work and includes explorations of the publication history of her work, her engagement with contemporary accounts of aesthetics, her travel writing, and her poetry. Ann Radcliffe (1764-1823) was the best-selling author of the…

    Hardback – 2019-10-20 
    Routledge
    Historical Women's Writing

  • The Anthropocene: Key Issues for the Humanities book cover

    The Anthropocene

    Key Issues for the Humanities, 1st Edition

    By Eva Horn, Hannes Bergthaller

    The Anthropocene is a concept which challenges the foundations of humanities scholarship as it is traditionally understood. It calls not only for closer engagement with the natural sciences but also for a synthetic approach bringing together insights from the various subdisciplines in the…

    Paperback – 2019-10-17 
    Routledge
    Key Issues in Environment and Sustainability

  • Design and Nature: A Partnership book cover

    Design and Nature

    A Partnership, 1st Edition

    Edited by Kate Fletcher, Louise St. Pierre, Mathilda Tham

    Organised as a dialogue between nature and design, this book explores design ideas, opportunities, visions and practices through relating and uncovering experience of the natural world. Presented as an edited collection of 25 wide-ranging short chapters, the book explores the possibility of new…

    Paperback – 2019-10-16 
    Routledge

  • Antología de escritoras españolas de la Edad Media y el Siglo de Oro book cover

    Antología de escritoras españolas de la Edad Media y el Siglo de Oro

    1st Edition

    Edited by Luzmila Camacho Platero

    Antología de escritoras españolas de la Edad Media y el Siglo de Oro ofrece una selección de obras literarias de ocho escritoras medievales, renacentistas y barrocas. Cada capítulo presenta una extensa introducción sobre la autora y su obra. Esta antología contribuye a mejorar el conocimiento de…

    Paperback – 2019-10-15 
    Routledge

  • Dance, Modernism, and Modernity book cover

    Dance, Modernism, and Modernity

    1st Edition

    By Ramsay Burt, Michael Huxley

    This collection of new essays explores connections between dance, modernism, and modernity, by examining the way in which leading dancers have responded to modernity. Burt and Huxley examine dance examples from a period beginning just before the First World War and extending to the mid-1950s,…

    Paperback – 2019-10-15 
    Routledge

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